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Emily Garthwaite: A Universal Photojournalist
Emily Garthwaite: A Universal Photojournalist
Emily Garthwaite has achieved what most of us could only dream of. At age 26, she has gained global recognition for her innovative photojournalism,...
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Andrei Stenin International Photo Contest announces 2019 finalists
Andrei Stenin International Photo Contest announces 2019 finalists
The Andrei Stenin International Photo Contest has published the shortlist of the 2019 winners. The competition jury, which included leading...
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Festival La Gacilly
Festival La Gacilly
Every year, the La Gacilly Photo Festival attracts over 300,000 visitors to Brittany and 200,000 to Baden in Austria. Thanks to its presence in...
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Obsessions: The Magnum Square Print Sale
Obsessions: The Magnum Square Print Sale
The June 2019 Magnum Square Print Sale will see Magnum photographers and estates delve into their archives to select a single image that reflects the...
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Events
Marco Sanges: Wunderkamera
Marco Sanges: Wunderkamera
Marco Sanges, an Italian Fine Art photographer based in London, will showcase a selection of his Silver Gelatine prints from his project...
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Gordon Parks: The Flàvio Story at the Getty
Gordon Parks: The Flàvio Story at the Getty
The J. Paul Getty Museum announces an exhibition of photographs by celebrated artist Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006). On view July 9-November 10,...
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Photographers
Paula Riff: Blue is not the sky
Paula Riff: Blue is not the sky
I first met Paula Riff in 2015 at the Medium Festival of Photography in San Diego. Her mother had just died or maybe I'm making that up because my...
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Interviews
Interview with Lorenzo Formicola
Interview with Lorenzo Formicola
Lorenzo Formicola is a talented Italian photographer based in Los Angeles, California. We asked him a few questions about his life and work. ...
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News
Book: Flight of Spirit, The Photographs of Anne Noggle
Book: Flight of Spirit, The Photographs of Anne Noggle
In the history of photography, Anne Noggle (1922-2005) stands alone among the great American photographers for her powerful, wry portraits and...
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Events
Photoworks presents Dancing in Peckham
Photoworks presents Dancing in Peckham
Dance is a universal language of expression. We dance alone, in the privacy of our own homes, we dance together, in pairs and in groups, forming...
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Events
Erwin Olaf
Erwin Olaf 'Palm Springs' at Galerie Rabouan Moussion
To mark the forty years of Erwin Olaf's career, Galerie Rabouan Moussion is presenting a French exclusive of his latest series: Palm ...
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Martino Marangoni: Rebuilding my days in New York 1959-2018
Martino Marangoni: Rebuilding my days in New York 1959-2018
As the son of an Italian father and an American mother, Martino Marangoni (born 1950) regularly spent time in New York, where, impressed by the city's...
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Mexico Between Life and Death by Harvey Stein
Mexico Between Life and Death by Harvey Stein
Harvey Stein's fascination with Mexico began when he was a teenager. Compared to the ordinary surroundings of his youth in Pittsburgh, Mexico seemed a...
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Overall winners revealed for 2019 Sony World Photography Awards
Overall winners revealed for 2019 Sony World Photography Awards
The World Photography Organisation today names the overall winners of the prestigious 2019 Sony World Photography Awards. The coveted Photographer of...
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Photographers
Top 5 Inspiring Stories of Successful Photographers
Top 5 Inspiring Stories of Successful Photographers
Taking iconic photography goes beyond just using a camera to capture a moment. A professional photographer is in the business of using cameras to take...
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Results of All About Photo Awards 2019 - The Mind
Results of All About Photo Awards 2019 - The Mind's Eye
It was a privilege and an honor to be one of the jurors for this new edition of All About Photo Awards 2019. First of all, I would like to thank...
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The Cincinnati Art Museum acquires Nancy Rexroth
The Cincinnati Art Museum acquires Nancy Rexroth's archive
The Cincinnati Art Museum announces a landmark acquisition agreement to form The Nancy Rexroth Collection, which will bring together over 300 rare and...
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Photographers
All American by Margo Davis
All American by Margo Davis
In 2002 I began photographing New Yorkers of mixed heritage. Since my own children and many members of my family are of mixed heritage I was drawn to...
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LACP: Fourth Annual Fundraising Gala
LACP: Fourth Annual Fundraising Gala
The Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP), a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization, will be hosting its annual Fundraising Gala on Saturday,...
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Interviews
Interview with Emmanuel Monzon
Interview with Emmanuel Monzon
Emmanuel Monzon is a talented French photographer and visual artist based in Seattle, WA. We discovered his work through All About Photo Awards and...
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News
HOMELANDS: Life on the Edge of the South African Dream, photographs by Pieter De Vos
HOMELANDS: Life on the Edge of the South African Dream, photographs by Pieter De Vos
Homelands by Pieter de Vos (Daylight, June 2019) explores life in contemporary South Africa through the experiences of Donald Banda, a resident of an...
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Will Burrard-Lucas: The last images of the Elephant Queen
Will Burrard-Lucas: The last images of the Elephant Queen
British wildlife photographer, Will Burrard-Lucas, in partnership with Tsavo Trust and Kenya Wildlife Service, has photographed a remarkable female...
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Workshop with Henry Horenstein and Tianqiutao Chen
Workshop with Henry Horenstein and Tianqiutao Chen
PHOTO ROME is a two-week workshop focusing on improving your photography skills, honing your personal vision, and learning a bit about Roman history...
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Summer Workshop 2019 with Arja Hyytiaainen
Summer Workshop 2019 with Arja Hyytiaainen
The five days homeworkshop at Pied Dore (16th July to 20th of July) situated on the countryside of Vendee, will focus on a ongoing project and/ or the...
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Photographers
Rory Lewis: Recreating the
Rory Lewis: Recreating the 'Neophyte' by Gustave Doré
Gustave Doré (1832-1883), throughout my career has continued to inspire my work. I even wrote my dissertation on his illustrations of The Crusades....
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Nadav Kander won the Sony World Photography Awards
Nadav Kander won the Sony World Photography Awards' Outstanding Contribution to Photography!
The World Photography Organisation announces artist Nadav Kander as recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Contribution to Photography award at the Sony...
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Interviews
Interview with Yukihito Masuura
Interview with Yukihito Masuura
Westerners have become familiar with many Japanese aesthetic concepts such as wabi, sabi, and kawaii, but the concept of kehai as a driving force in...
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Events
Heritage Auctions: Vintage Norman Seeff Photos
Heritage Auctions: Vintage Norman Seeff Photos
A collection of 50 extraordinary photographs by Norman Seeff of some of the most important figures in pop culture, entertainment and sports is being...
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FORMENTO & FORMENTO Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji at AIPAD
FORMENTO & FORMENTO Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji at AIPAD
Taylor Graham is excited to announce the project space they will be presenting at AIPAD this year. Formento & Formento: Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji...
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MiamiPhotoFest Presents CODEX and White Noise by Antoine d
MiamiPhotoFest Presents CODEX and White Noise by Antoine d'Agata
MiamiPhotoFest Presents CODEX and White Noise by French photographer Antoine d'Agata. It will be his first U.S. exhibition for these two projects that...
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The winners of the 5th Gomma Photography Grant 2018
The winners of the 5th Gomma Photography Grant 2018
The Gomma Photography Grant is a grant contest tailored to fund and support photographers, both emerging and established, working among various genre....
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The Gordon Parks Foundation 2019 Fellowship Recipients
The Gordon Parks Foundation 2019 Fellowship Recipients
Guadalupe Rosales and Hank Willis Thomas Named2019 Gordon Parks Foundation Fellows. The artists have each been awarded $20,000 to support new or...
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The shortlisted photographers for the 2018 Gomma Photography Grant
The shortlisted photographers for the 2018 Gomma Photography Grant
The 2018 Gomma Photography Grant is a grant contest tailored to fund and support photographers, both emerging and established, working among various...
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Workshop: Photographing with Edward Keating
Workshop: Photographing with Edward Keating
Leica Store San Francisco is pleased to announce it's partnering with Pulitzer Prize-winning and New York Times photographer, Edward Keating, for a...
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Interviews
Interview with Fran Antmann
Interview with Fran Antmann
Fran Antmann is a documentary photographer, writer, and professor. Her photographic work has focused on the lives and culture of the indigenous people...
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Interviews
Interview with Robi Chakraborty
Interview with Robi Chakraborty
Robi Chakraborty's work was noticed by All About Photo on several occasions for his colorful images of India. We asked him a few questions about his...
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Photographers
6 great part-time jobs for a young photographer
6 great part-time jobs for a young photographer
As a photographer, you want to look for ways to make money on the side so they can fuel your passion and help you continue with it. It's not easy,...
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Jeffrey Stockbridge: Kensington Blues
Jeffrey Stockbridge: Kensington Blues
American photographer Jeffrey Stockbridge gives a rare insight into the opioid crisis of Kensington Avenue in North Philadelphia. Self published, this...
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Interviews
Interview with Neil Kremer and Cory Johnson
Interview with Neil Kremer and Cory Johnson
Character-based portraits and narrative-driven scenes are Kremer/Johnson's trademark. They won AAP Magazine#2 Faces and more recently the Lensculture...
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7 Profitable ways to work as a freelance photographer
7 Profitable ways to work as a freelance photographer
You have decided to become a freelance photographer. Congratulations! It takes a lot of guts to chase after your dreams in a world that can pretty...
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Best-Ofs
Famous Featured Modern Photographers
Famous Featured Modern Photographers
There are so many incredible photographers...Choosing just a few for this article was a difficult task but here is a list of 10 modern photographers...
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Interviews
Interview with Aline Smithson
Interview with Aline Smithson
Aline Smithson is a finalist for the prestigious Taylor Wessing Prize and her work was exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery in London last...
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Interviews
Interview with Dorrie McVeigh
Interview with Dorrie McVeigh
Dorrie McVeigh is a very talented Portrait, Fashion and Fine Art Photographer that we discovered when she submitted her work to AAP Magazine #5...
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FINAL SHOW at The Half King Photo Series...
FINAL SHOW at The Half King Photo Series...
After 8+ years, Half King Photo Series is ending. Please come out January 8 to say goodby, raise a glass, and toast what a fantastic, fun, beautiful...
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Documentary photos to sell homes in Sweden
Documentary photos to sell homes in Sweden
Sweden is renowned for its design-conscious residents who place great importance in having beautiful decorated homes. But according to new studies,...
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Les Uns les Autres by Amnesty International
Les Uns les Autres by Amnesty International
Adopted in Paris by the United Nations General Assembly on December 10 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights - UDHR - represents an...
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Interviews
Interview with Valerio Nicolosi
Interview with Valerio Nicolosi
Valerio Nicolosi is a filmmaker and photojournalist based and born in Rome. He won First Prize for AAP Magazine Travels. We asked him a few questions...
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Photographers
Faces of Addiction Opens Viewers
Faces of Addiction Opens Viewers' Hearts
Faces of Addiction is a photography-based art project which presents addicted people as real individuals - just like you or me. Only then does...
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Masterklass with Klavdij Sluban 2018 -2019 in Paris
Masterklass with Klavdij Sluban 2018 -2019 in Paris
LeMasterklass is lead by Klavdij SLUBAN, an internationally renowned and apreciated photographer, from December 2018 to November 2019. Unique in its...
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Denis Dailleux at Paris Photo
Denis Dailleux at Paris Photo
Do not miss Denis Dailleux who will be at Paris Photo in the stand of Galerie 127 to show his latest work from Ghana and sign his photo book "Persan...
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Interviews
Interview with JP Terlizzi
Interview with JP Terlizzi
JP Terlizzi is a visual storyteller who uses photography to explore themes of memory, relationships and identity. His series Raven's Point won First...
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Yusuf Sevinçli: Oculus
Yusuf Sevinçli: Oculus
Oculus is the second solo exhibition by Yusuf Sevinçli at the Galerie des Filles du Calvaire. Five years separate it from Post, the solo show...
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Crossings: The Magnum Square Print Sale in Partnership with Aperture
Crossings: The Magnum Square Print Sale in Partnership with Aperture
'Crossings' Magnum's Square Print Sale in Partnership with Aperture runs from 9AM EST Monday 29 October until midnight EST Friday 2 November 2018....
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Interviews
Interview with Cig Harvey
Interview with Cig Harvey
We asked the very talented British Photographer Cig Harvey a few questions about winning the 2018 Prix Virginia for her series "You an Orchestra You a...
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Results of the 25th edition of the Bayeux Calvados-Normandy Award
Results of the 25th edition of the Bayeux Calvados-Normandy Award
Fifty war correspondents have gathered in Bayeux on October 12th and 13th to debate and award trophies in the following categories: photo, print,...
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Interviews
Interview with David duChemin
Interview with David duChemin
David duChemin is a world & humanitarian assignment photographer, best-selling author, and international workshop leader whose adventurous life fuels...
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Pernod Ricard gives Carte Blanche to Kourtney Roy
Pernod Ricard gives Carte Blanche to Kourtney Roy
Since 2010, Pernod Ricard has chosen contemporary photography for its annual artistic campaign. This year, the work of Canadian Kourtney Roy...
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The 2018 Prix Virginia has been awarded to Cig Harvey
The 2018 Prix Virginia has been awarded to Cig Harvey
During their 10 September 2018 meeting in Paris, the Jury awarded Prix Virginia to the British photographer Cig Harvey, one of the twenty-one...
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William Coupon: Portraits Book Signing
William Coupon: Portraits Book Signing
Photo-eye Bookstore's Project Space is proud to welcome internationally acclaimed portrait photographer William Coupon to our Rufina Circle location...
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Photographers
Testimonial: Norma I. Quintana
Testimonial: Norma I. Quintana
On the night of October 8th, 2017, at 11:00pm, I received a call from a friend who told us that she could see a wildfire spreading on the hills behind...
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Interviews
Interview with Maureen Ruddy Burkhart
Interview with Maureen Ruddy Burkhart
My life's work is clearly influenced by my global upbringing. Our family moved back and forth between the U.S. and places like France, Iran, the UK...
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Depicting the Invisible by Susan J. Barron
Depicting the Invisible by Susan J. Barron
Thirteen military veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have shared their stories with New York-based artist Susan J. Barron....
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Photographers
Galería CURRO presented Mexican photographer Mauricio Alejo at ZⓈONAMACO FOTO
Galería CURRO presented Mexican photographer Mauricio Alejo at ZⓈONAMACO FOTO
Galería CURRO presented in August 2018 his exciting series of self-conscious photographic images highlighting the process and labor of their own...
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Interviews
Interview with Gary Arndt
Interview with Gary Arndt
Gary Arndt has been traveling around the world for the past eleven years. We asked him a few questions about his trips and his successful travel blog...
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Fábio Miguel Roque: Silence and Desassossego
Fábio Miguel Roque: Silence and Desassossego
My path in photography began some time ago, and went through the most varied challenges, from the search of my own (photographic) identity to the...
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Interviews
Interview with Iolo Adams
Interview with Iolo Adams
I've always been interested in a lot of genres of creativity, but when I became more exposed to the world of photography through album covers, fashion...
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News
4x5 Photo Fest 2018 with Eli Reed
4x5 Photo Fest 2018 with Eli Reed
Whether you're a freelancer, seasoned professional, intern, emerging photographer or business owner looking to connect with photographers - 4x5 Photo...
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Book Signing Susan Meiselas at photo-eye Bookstore + Project Space
Book Signing Susan Meiselas at photo-eye Bookstore + Project Space
Photo-eye Bookstore is proud to welcome Susan Meiselas for a book signing on Friday, August 3rd from 4-5:30 pm. Meiselas will be signing copies of her...
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Book Review: TJ Norris "Shooting Blanks"
Book Review: TJ Norris "Shooting Blanks"
TJ Norris, in "Shooting Blanks" the culmination of more than ten years spent roaming America, cataloguing its gradual disintegration, places his gaze...
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Photographers
Photographic Proprioception & Perception!
Photographic Proprioception & Perception!
One day in May, not long ago, I pulled my car aside, parking on Columbus Drive, in Chicago, a few meters from my old haunts, The Art Institute, to...
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Interviews
Interview with Brad Patocka
Interview with Brad Patocka
Whenever asked what prompted my interest into this world of photography, I like to tell people I'm a sucker for aesthetics, and that is the basis of...
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Interviews
Interview with Denis Dailleux
Interview with Denis Dailleux
It was while returning from my village, where during the summer I had photographed its inhabitants and among them my great-aunt Juliette, that I met...
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Interview with Alain Schroeder
Interview with Alain Schroeder
I was 18 and I spent a lot of time at the library reading fine art books. When I had seen all the books they had about painting, the librarian gave me...
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Events
Black and White Winners at PhotoPlace Gallery
Black and White Winners at PhotoPlace Gallery
Mysterious, intense, timeless, at times nostalgic, black and white photography is, to me, magical. These images remind me of why I fell in love with...
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Art Shay: The Fountain of Evocation!
Art Shay: The Fountain of Evocation!
At a time when many a photographer's reliance on equipment and software is incessant and endemic, Art Shay maintained his curmudgeonly simplicity, as...
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Interviews
Interview with Tariq Zaidi Winner of All About Photo Awards 2018
Interview with Tariq Zaidi Winner of All About Photo Awards 2018
I am extremely humbled and very honored to have been awarded All About Photo's 2018 Photographer of the Year. Thank you, AAP and the Jury panel for...
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Events
An Evening with Dan Winters
An Evening with Dan Winters
APA San Diego is very proud to welcome acclaimed photographer Dan Winters. Join us for a special event including a photographic talk and presentation...
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Photographers
Photography Workshop by Klavdij Sluban
Photography Workshop by Klavdij Sluban
An exceptional workshop in Slovenia with Klavdij Sluban, a French photographer of Slovenian origin, renowned internationally. He has been exhibiting...
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Amazing Photographers who left us in 2017
Amazing Photographers who left us in 2017
Each year All About Photo commemorates the amazing photographers we lost in 2017, celebrating their lives and paying tribute to their contribution to...
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Photographers
The Playground Series: Francisco Diaz & Deb Young
The Playground Series: Francisco Diaz & Deb Young
The International Collaboration Project founded by Francisco Diaz (USA) and Deb Young (New Zealand) bring global artists together in a virtual...
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Photographers
Summer Workshop 2018 with Arja Hyytiaainen
Summer Workshop 2018 with Arja Hyytiaainen
We all meet a lot of people, especially when you attend festivals, opening receptions and so on but some encounters are more significant than others....
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Photographers
Guillaume Robin: Along the Mekong
Guillaume Robin: Along the Mekong
I receive a lot of portfolios throughout the year at All About Photo. Most of the time, I put them aside, overwhelmed by the quantity of things to do,...
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Photographers
Evan Bedford: Cuba
Evan Bedford: Cuba
It's my favorite time of year...no, not the holidays, but Critical Mass. And no, that's not a massive bike ride where some of the people are riding...
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Shannon Johnstone: Stardust and Ashes
Shannon Johnstone: Stardust and Ashes
I first saw Shannon Johnstone's photographs when I was jurying PhotoLucida's Critical Mass back in 2010. RayKo Photo Center happened to be hosting...
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JP Terlizzi: Los Angeles Center for Photography
JP Terlizzi: Los Angeles Center for Photography
When I was jurying The Creative Portrait show for the Los Angeles Center for Photography a few weeks ago, I saw the picture of a woman's black and...
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Kent Krugh: Speciation
Kent Krugh: Speciation
I reviewed Krugh's latest portfolio at PhotoLucida this year and here were objects and images that piqued my curiosity. Here were all my favorite...
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Aaron Hardin: The 13th Spring
Aaron Hardin: The 13th Spring
In the spring of my junior year of college, I took a course called, "Southern Contemporary Fiction." Haunting works by William Faulkner, Eudora Welty,...
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Norm Diamond What Is Left Behind: Stories From Estate Sales
Norm Diamond What Is Left Behind: Stories From Estate Sales
I first met Norm Diamond at the PhotoLucida portfolio reviews in Portland, Oregon, in 2015. He had a number of prints of beautiful still lifes and...
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Argus Paul Estabrook: Losing Face
Argus Paul Estabrook: Losing Face
While jurying PhotoLucida's Critical Mass, I found some images that had the energy of Ernst Haas' photographs of motion, but these weren't color and...
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Interviews
Interview with Sabine Weiss
Interview with Sabine Weiss
We are truly honored to have Sabine Weiss as one of our jurors for this year's edition of All About Photo Awards 2017! We asked her a few questions...
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Photographers
Takayuki Narita: Rose Garden
Takayuki Narita: Rose Garden
Takayuki Narita's project, "Rose Garden," at first reminded me of Martin Parr's "Last Resort" for a moment in the way he used the flash in the sun,...
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Nicolò Sertorio: (DIS)CONNECTED
Nicolò Sertorio: (DIS)CONNECTED
Nicolò Sertorio in his portfolio 'DisConnected' explores different aspects of landscapes in a counterpoint of bridging the gap between opposites...
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Dotan Saguy: Venice Beach Culture
Dotan Saguy: Venice Beach Culture
When I lived in Maine and I would travel the 3,000+ miles to Los Angeles, I would often head straight to Venice Beach from the airport. It seemed like...
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Jamie Johnson: Irish Travellers
Jamie Johnson: Irish Travellers
I don't usually find myself drawn to pictures of children. Actually, it's become a bit of tendency when I'm jurying or critiquing and I see those...
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Julie Renée Jones: Umbra
Julie Renée Jones: Umbra
Sometimes I forget, when I'm looking through thousands of images, why I love photography and what attracted me to it in the first place. The light....
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Photographers
Maureen Drennan Meet Me in the Green Glen, Island Kingdom and the sea that surrounds us
Maureen Drennan Meet Me in the Green Glen, Island Kingdom and the sea that surrounds us
I first met Maureen Drennan at Review Santa Fe in 2010. She had a secret project about a pot farm back when marijuana was illegal in California and...
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Simon Martin: Cadets
Simon Martin: Cadets
While looking through the nearly 800 portfolio submissions for Aint-Bad Magazine's curator's issue, I discovered British photographer Simon Martin's...
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Tribute to Robert Delpire (1926-2017)
Tribute to Robert Delpire (1926-2017)
Robert Delpire, the incredible French publisher, curator and editor, died on September 26 in Paris. He was 91. During his extraordinary career,...
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Photographers
Jeff Rich Watershed: The Tennessee River
Jeff Rich Watershed: The Tennessee River
My work on this project began on On December 22nd 2008, the failure of a containment pond dyke spilled 5.4 million cubic yards of coal ash belonging...
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Bill Finger: Transit of Venus
Bill Finger: Transit of Venus
Using the Voyager Space Probes as a metaphor, Transit of Venus is an exploration of the human desire to search beyond one's self. While embracing the...
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Laena Wilder: Zanzibar Memoir
Laena Wilder: Zanzibar Memoir
My first trip to Zanzibar was in 1993, I had just spent three months traveling overland through Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania and only intended to stay...
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Jenny Sampson Book: Skaters - Tintype Portraits of West Coast Skateboarders
Jenny Sampson Book: Skaters - Tintype Portraits of West Coast Skateboarders
Skateboarding culture is exceptionally well-documented, and yet, the catalog of images is almost completely without portraiture... until now. In...
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Jake Mein: Six for Gold
Jake Mein: Six for Gold
In 1998, I found myself in New Zealand, a world away from coastal Maine where I had been living. Glaciers extending to the road, fjords and mountains...
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Michal Greenboim: Orchard Trail
Michal Greenboim: Orchard Trail
In April, I was reviewing portfolios at PhotoLucida in Portland, Oregon, and there at my table was an unassuming young woman who I initially thought...
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Priya Kambli: Buttons for Eyes
Priya Kambli: Buttons for Eyes
My artwork is intrinsically tied to my own family's photographic legacy. At age 18, I moved from India to the United States, a couple of years after...
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C.J. Pressma: Evidence
C.J. Pressma: Evidence
In 1972 I was watching the Fellini film, Roma, and was captivated by splashes of light involving sparks from a street car at night. That scene with...
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Michelle Rogers Pritzl: Not Waving But Drowning
Michelle Rogers Pritzl: Not Waving But Drowning
Not Waving But Drowning is a look inside an Evangelical marriage. These images show the truth of a life lived in the confines of oppressive gender...
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David Pace: Sur La Route
David Pace: Sur La Route
Sur La Route (French for "On The Road") is a series of portraits taken outside the house where I live along the narrow dirt path that stretches from...
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Ben Huff: Atomic Island, Adak
Ben Huff: Atomic Island, Adak
I first met Ben Huff in 2011 in China of all places. There was an international photography festival there, through the lush valleys and surreal...
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Diane Pierce "The Accidental Photograph" and "Thinking About Drawing"
Diane Pierce "The Accidental Photograph" and "Thinking About Drawing"
The quick capture of an image and the passage of time over its manipulation is combined in my series "The Accidental Photograph." With the...
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Alnis Stakle: Ilgas
Alnis Stakle: Ilgas
One of my favorite things about jurying an international competition is discovering photographers that I would never encountered otherwise. I've...
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Jess T. Dugan: Every Breath We Drew
Jess T. Dugan: Every Breath We Drew
Every Breath We Drew explores the power of identity, desire, and connection through portraits of myself and others. Working within the framework of...
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Anna Beeke: At Sea
Anna Beeke: At Sea
The once romantic notion of travelling the ocean to distant and exotic lands has become an accessible and affordable way to vacation thanks to cruise...
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Evie Aarons: Homelife
Evie Aarons: Homelife
Being housebound means enduring an ongoing shift between reality and the surreal. The safety of objects; plants, books, television, the internet, wrap...
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Kathryn Allen Hurni: House of Surprises/Twinsburg
Kathryn Allen Hurni: House of Surprises/Twinsburg
Throughout every stage of photography exists the act of encountering. As a photographer I'm confronted by my vision, or particular desire to...
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Daniel George: Nobody Wanted
Daniel George: Nobody Wanted
In the American West, vast areas of remote, arid terrain were disregarded by early settlers and described as "the lands nobody wanted." In the Upper...
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Cody Cobb: West
Cody Cobb: West
These photographs were made while roaming the American West in search of true solitude. It's a search that's becoming more of a challenge as...
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News
The 2017 Lenscratch Student Prize Winners!
The 2017 Lenscratch Student Prize Winners!
With great excitement, we announce the 2017 Lenscratch Student Prize Winners! Winners will be featured in Lenscratch Daily in the coming days and will...
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Photographers
Jacqueline Walters "Poetics of the Landscape" and "Here and Elsewhere"
Jacqueline Walters "Poetics of the Landscape" and "Here and Elsewhere"
It might be close to a decade ago that Jacqueline Walters walked into RayKo Photo Center. At the time, she had a small box of prints tucked under her...
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Events
Book Signing: Arthur Meyerson
Book Signing: Arthur Meyerson's new monograph The Journey
The Journey is a photographic autobiography revealing Arthur Meyerson's approach to photography as well as presenting images from his commercial work,...
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Photographers
Rebecca Drolen: Hair Pieces and Transplants
Rebecca Drolen: Hair Pieces and Transplants
Hair Pieces explores the fickle relationship most have with their body hair. We consider some hair very desirable and grow and groom it with care,...
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Photographers
Laura Parker: Artist talk and exhibition closing
Laura Parker: Artist talk and exhibition closing
I first saw Laura Parker's work at Review LA. This was a portfolio review run by the great folks at Center who also organize Review Santa Fe. Review...
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Photographers
Hermand-Grisel Sea Sketches celebrated at The Los Angeles Center of Photography.
Hermand-Grisel Sea Sketches celebrated at The Los Angeles Center of Photography.
The Los Angeles Center of Photography just opened its doors to the Second Annual Fine Art Exhibition, aka "Singular point of view 2017". From May 19th...
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The winners of Summertime
The winners of Summertime
Discover the images of the photographers that won the Call for Exhibition at A Smith Gallery with the theme 'Summertime'. It was a privilege to be...
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Photographers
Cromwell Schubarth
Cromwell Schubarth
Cromwell Schubarth was one of the first photographers to submit Polaroid images to the show. I had noted each time I saw him that he was wearing a...
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Photographers
Pamela Gentile: Portrait of a Film Festival
Pamela Gentile: Portrait of a Film Festival
Photographer Pamela Gentile first began photographing at local San Francisco music venues, including the Warfield and the Fillmore, and on tour with...
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Photographers
Bill Vaccaro: "Jesus Is On The Mainline" & "The Magic Hedge"
Bill Vaccaro: "Jesus Is On The Mainline" & "The Magic Hedge"
As I grew older and began to question my religious teachings, I became more and more fascinated by the idea of Jesus and Christianity as a...
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Interviews
Interview Ann Jastrab and Sandrine Hermand-Grisel
Interview Ann Jastrab and Sandrine Hermand-Grisel
Taylor Nam journalist at ViewFind asked Ann Jastrab and Sandrine Hermand-Grisel a few questions about their background and All About Photo Awards...
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News
All About Photo Announces Winners of the All About Photo Awards 2017
All About Photo Announces Winners of the All About Photo Awards 2017
The majority of this year's submissions were in color as were the winning images. Yet the idealism of yesteryear seems to be tarnished with all the...
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Photographers
Annette LeMay Burke: Fauxliage
Annette LeMay Burke: Fauxliage
Fauxliage documents the prolific disguised cell towers in the American West. I was initially drawn to their peculiar appearance; I then found it...
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Photographers
Elisabeth Ajtay
Elisabeth Ajtay
The moon drawings are a byproduct of my process of working on the moon alphabet. The latter I started while waiting for my visa. Originally, I was so...
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Photographers
Michael Weitzman: Morph
Michael Weitzman: Morph
The toy camera is a simple recording device with an emphasis on fun and imperfection. It allows me to be deeply absorbed in a far away place and time...
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Events
Selected photographers and images from Art Wynwood
Selected photographers and images from Art Wynwood
The opening reception at Art Wynwood was packed! It seemed that all the VIPs of Miami wanted to be there. To see or to be seen that is another...
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Photographers
Stephen Albair: Hidden Gardens - Secret Views
Stephen Albair: Hidden Gardens - Secret Views
Stephen's painstakingly created dioramas take me into his world, just far enough, and then I am left to discover what has happened. Each artist has a...
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Events
Light Sensitive 2017 at Art Intersection
Light Sensitive 2017 at Art Intersection
Needless to say, I was thrilled when Alan Fitzgerald from the Art Intersection in Gilbert, Arizona, asked me to jury the 2017 Light Sensitive...
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Photographers
Peter Wiklund: Mankind and everything after
Peter Wiklund: Mankind and everything after
Peter Wiklund from Sweden started with photography in the mid 80's and has ever since experimented with a lot of techniques and cameras. Nowadays, he...
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Photographers
Akira Seo: Flowers and Phototaxis
Akira Seo: Flowers and Phototaxis
Akira Seo was born in Tokyo, Japan. After working as a director for a satellite broadcasting station for 4 years in Japan, he moved to the U.S.A. in...
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Photographers
Daniel Grant: Remembered Landscapes And My Affair with Diana
Daniel Grant: Remembered Landscapes And My Affair with Diana
The soft focus and timeless quality is the perfect tool to reclaim his past and also to document the passing landscape as he traveled to and from his...
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Events
Becoming Photographs by Rania Matar
Becoming Photographs by Rania Matar
Becoming is a continuum of Rania Matar's work from the past several years, and it's a feast to view her multiple projects together. Through this...
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Photographers
Alex Ramos: Railroads
Alex Ramos: Railroads
As a child growing up in Berkeley, California, I was fascinated by the late night passage of the once daily Amtrak Coast Starlight race through town...
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Photographers
Beverly Conley -  Life in the Ozarks: An Arkansas Portrait
Beverly Conley - Life in the Ozarks: An Arkansas Portrait
There's this picture of a woman enveloped in steam, standing in a yard where just visible in the mist are big white chickens and a distant paddock and...
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Events
Workshop: Arja Hyytiainen - Pied Dore
Workshop: Arja Hyytiainen - Pied Dore
The five days at Pied Dore (12th July to 16th of July) situated on the countryside of Vendee, will focus on a ongoing project and/or the primary...
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Best-Ofs
10 amazing photographers who left us in 2016
10 amazing photographers who left us in 2016
Each year All About Photo commemorates the amazing photographers we lost in 2016, celebrating their lives and paying tribute to their contribution to...
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Photographers
Johnna Arnold: Everywhere All Around
Johnna Arnold: Everywhere All Around
My favorite image to this day is one of a pair of intertwined greasy onions rings that look like the cosmos. Transformed. That's what these items are....
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Photographers
Ashley Valmere Fischer: "Dark Sun" and "Petri Dish"
Ashley Valmere Fischer: "Dark Sun" and "Petri Dish"
Growing up in various different locations and cultures, Ashley learned to use the camera as a way to explore undiscovered places or to build her own....
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Photographers
Jared Ragland
Jared Ragland
These gritty black and white photographs of methamphetamine users in rural Alabama stopped us. There is a grace to these images, like the boy in the...
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Photographers
In Memoriam: Steve Harper
In Memoriam: Steve Harper
Legendary night photographer and Educator, Steve Harper passed away this summer in Colorado, at age 85. Steve was a pioneer in the study of Night...
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Vanessa Marsh: Falling
Vanessa Marsh: Falling
Tonight I stood under a shower of hundreds of thousands of red paper hearts that flew up into the sky like an unpredictable swarm of birds and then...
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Photographers
Marcus Haydock: Insurrection
Marcus Haydock: Insurrection
Sometimes there are pictures that stay in your mind's eye. Long after you've experienced them. There is one by Marcus Haydock, an image of a girl...
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David J. Carol: No Plan B, Photographs from 1993-2016
David J. Carol: No Plan B, Photographs from 1993-2016
There's something about that image of the schooner, fully rigged, sailing across the sea behind a shingled house. I've looked at this picture a...
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Takeshi Moro: Wannsee in Berliner Blau
Takeshi Moro: Wannsee in Berliner Blau
Yesterday I met with Takeshi Moro. It was a different day and it wasn't just the rain in the midst of the drought in California. I've looked at...
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Misha Petrov: Rocket Man
Misha Petrov: Rocket Man
Maybe it's this: the silver chill of the cold, bleak winters of my childhood that lasted for months and months on end. Maybe that's what made me stop...
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Lissa Rivera: Beautiful Boy
Lissa Rivera: Beautiful Boy
Beautiful Boy is an ongoing project that began as a confession between two friends. On the subway one evening, my friend shared that he had worn...
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Jonas Kulikauskas: Yosemite People
Jonas Kulikauskas: Yosemite People
I was inspired to explore this "city" and bring my street photography to the wilderness. I shot 150 rolls of black and white film during nineteen...
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Tariq Zaidi: Cattle of Kings - The Mundari of South Sudan
Tariq Zaidi: Cattle of Kings - The Mundari of South Sudan
Tariq Zaidi has spent the last 10 years photographing tribal and indigenous people in over 30 countries in Africa. He has just returned from South...
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Pingyao International Photo Festival: Lucia Ganieva
Pingyao International Photo Festival: Lucia Ganieva
To walk into a big factory space turned into a massive gallery in an ancient walled city in China is one thing. To walk in and see an artist's work...
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Ernie Button: Vanishing Spirits, The Dried Remains of Single Malt Scotch
Ernie Button: Vanishing Spirits, The Dried Remains of Single Malt Scotch
I'm in China right now, roaming the streets of the ancient walled city of Pingyao while attending the Pingyao International Photo Festival (the oldest...
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Michael Joseph: Lost and Found
Michael Joseph: Lost and Found
Earlier this year, I met Michael Joseph at Fotofest in Houston, Texas. He had big, haunting portraits of young people who were wandering the country,...
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Justyna Mielnikiewicz: A Ukraine runs through it
Justyna Mielnikiewicz: A Ukraine runs through it
My story explores modern Ukraine in turmoil with the Dnieper river as a metaphor of present split in the country. It documents how the mixed ethnic...
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Atsuko Morita: Project 365
Atsuko Morita: Project 365
Photography is the closest thing we have to a time machine. Film imprints moments from a past time. Our memories are created from imprints of these...
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Polly Gaillard: December and Everything After
Polly Gaillard: December and Everything After
December and Everything After is a project about my aging parents, and more recently, about the steady decline in my mother's health since she was...
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Nicole Jean Hill: Unarmed
Nicole Jean Hill: Unarmed
Unarmed features a community of amateur fighters in northern California. The photographs give reverence to the primal humanness of this pursuit. These...
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Hilary Duffy: La Isla
Hilary Duffy: La Isla
Now we've all seen pictures from Cuba. Maybe some of us have seen so many that we're desensitized to images from that country. When we see an old car...
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Lauren Welles: Coney Island
Lauren Welles: Coney Island
This quote is a perfect description of what we see in Lauren Welles' photographs of Coney Island. She recently entered a show called "With Our Own...
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Horia Manolache: "Chairs" and "The Prince and The Pauper"
Horia Manolache: "Chairs" and "The Prince and The Pauper"
The portrait was awful but an idea was born after seeing a white chair with a broken arm. What if this chair would be a woman? What age would she be?...
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Bruce Morton: Forgottonia
Bruce Morton: Forgottonia
We were both staring at this slice of mankind and thinking, well here is America and all we are and all we are not. This scene with this anonymous...
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No Child Left Behind: Victoria Mara Heilweil
No Child Left Behind: Victoria Mara Heilweil
My first hand experience of being excessively micro managed when I was an instructor at a certain college, and shock at how little funds my daughter's...
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Photographers
Jason Reblando, Home and Away: In the Wake of the Filipino Diaspora
Jason Reblando, Home and Away: In the Wake of the Filipino Diaspora
As a child of Filipino immigrants, I have had a long-abiding and deeply held interest in what makes people move from one place to another. Last year,...
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Emma Powell: "In Search of Sleep and Svala
Emma Powell: "In Search of Sleep and Svala's Saga"
I first encountered Emma Powell's work when Todd Hido had selected an image from her series, "In Search of Sleep" for an exhibition he juried for...
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Ben Altman: Site/Sight and Memory Mechanism
Ben Altman: Site/Sight and Memory Mechanism
Raising a device between oneself and a site of atrocity can be seen as distancing and reductive. However, an impulse to manage and diffuse what these...
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Interviews
Interview: Nick Brandt
Interview: Nick Brandt
Ann Jastrab discovered the exhibition "Inherit the Dust" at Fotografiska in Stockholm, Sweden (ending September 11, 2016). Moved by what she saw, she...
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Photographers
Saul Robbins: Where
Saul Robbins: Where's My Happy Ending?
The series is called, "Where's My Happy Ending?" and intends to be as subjective as it is provocative, navigating and interpreting the world of...
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Charles Mintz: Lustron Homes and Hardware Stores
Charles Mintz: Lustron Homes and Hardware Stores
Lustron homes are among the most successful examples of the Modernist ideal of using industrial techniques to create affordable housing. When I was...
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Mimi Youn: Polaroids and Beyond
Mimi Youn: Polaroids and Beyond
I had been sick for a few months upon moving home to South Korea, having lived abroad for 5 years. After a long and slow recovery, I found that I lost...
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Dave Jordano Detroit: Unbroken Down
Dave Jordano Detroit: Unbroken Down
Dave Jordano returned to his hometown of Detroit to document the people who still live in what has become one of the country's most economically...
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Sandrine Hermand-Grisel: Nocturnes
Sandrine Hermand-Grisel: Nocturnes
Back in 2009, I had the opportunity to exhibit a wonderful series of photographs by Sandrine Hermand-Grisel. At that time, she had recently moved to...
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Tara Bogart: "a modern hair study"
Tara Bogart: "a modern hair study"
In 2011, Tara Bogart visited the photo archives of the National Library of France. While everything was inspirational, one photograph haunted her for...
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Charlotta María Hauksdóttir:
Charlotta María Hauksdóttir: ''Outlook'' at the Reykjavík Museum of Photography
"Outlook" is a series of photographs shot in Iceland in the fall of 2015 and early winter of 2016. Outside the bedroom window was a lush backyard that...
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Events
PhotoAlliance Lecture: Ron Jude and Josh Smith
PhotoAlliance Lecture: Ron Jude and Josh Smith
I first met Ron Jude when I was in Los Angeles at Bergamot Station. There are a number of galleries there, one of them, Gallery Luisotti, represents...
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Events
Workshop with Arja Hyytiainen - Pied Dore
Workshop with Arja Hyytiainen - Pied Dore
The starting point is the question "who am I" We will work on our identities, transform our dreams and fears into images. We will photograph and work...
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News
YPA, Young Photographer Award, 2016
YPA, Young Photographer Award, 2016
The YPA (Young Photographer Award) recognized May 14th at Venice Arts the exemplary portfolio produced by Andrea Abrego, an Advanced Studies...
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Interviews
Interview: Lauren Marsolier
Interview: Lauren Marsolier
My intent in using an almost solid looking sky is not to make it a signature, but to infuse a slight sense of enclosure and artificiality, similar to...
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Photographers
Photographer Spotlight: Emma Jaubert Howell
Photographer Spotlight: Emma Jaubert Howell
Emma Jaubert Howell wasn't content just making traditional prints. She wanted to capture the landscape in a totally new and innovative way. Forget...
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Photographers
Kris Sanford: Through the Lens of Desire
Kris Sanford: Through the Lens of Desire
Last year, Pier 24 had a massive exhibition of found photography called "Secondhand." Certain rooms were so brilliantly curated that I had to return...
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Norma Quintana: "Circus: A Traveling Life"
Norma Quintana: "Circus: A Traveling Life"
When I decided to pursue creating a monograph I spoke with several other photographers and found myself even more confused than I expected. I looked...
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Photographers
Mimi Plumb: What Is Remembered
Mimi Plumb: What Is Remembered
In her later teens and early 20s, Mimi Plumb went back to where she was from, suburbia. She photographed the landscape of her childhood: the...
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Jonah Calinawan: A Million Suns
Jonah Calinawan: A Million Suns
A Million Suns is a story of one man's search for his future. His high-pressure existence comes crashing down one day when he encounters a fissure in...
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Photographers
Shelley Calton: Concealed, She
Shelley Calton: Concealed, She's Got a Gun
The women in this collection of portraits have chosen to own handguns for protection. The majority of them have been through training to obtain...
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Photographers
Yukari Chikura: Zaido
Yukari Chikura: Zaido
There's something about the surprise of a portfolio review that never grows old. As a reviewer, I sit behind a table covered in a white tablecloth,...
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Events
Inaugural Exhibition of "In Search of Great Men" by McNair Evans
Inaugural Exhibition of "In Search of Great Men" by McNair Evans
This winter my son and I missed a connecting flight and were told that due to the holidays, there wouldn't be another flight available into my small,...
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Looking Forward, Giving Back 2016
Looking Forward, Giving Back 2016
If you're anywhere near San Francisco on April 26th, join First Exposures for their 7th annual celebration of youth photography. This annual...
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Photographers
Cig Harvey
Cig Harvey
I first met Cig Harvey when I had rolled back into Rockport, Maine, in 2000 after years abroad. She had the private darkroom next to mine at the Maine...
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Photographers
Mark Citret:
Mark Citret: ''Parallel Landscapes''
Without pride or embarrassment, I can say that I find the rebar and concrete of a construction site every bit as beautiful as fir trees delicately...
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Best-Ofs
10 amazing photographers who left us in 2015
10 amazing photographers who left us in 2015
In memoriam of incredible photographers who left us in 2015. We will always remember their work and the man/woman behind the camera. You might not...
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Photographers
Too Young to Wed
Too Young to Wed
As big fans of this year's theme of stepping up global commitment to achieving gender parity, we would like to share with you some of our most recent...
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Events
Bin Feng and Tajh Bergeron at the Savannah College of Art and Design
Bin Feng and Tajh Bergeron at the Savannah College of Art and Design
I went back to Savannah, Georgia, on a midnight red eye flight a few weeks ago during a cold snap in the South where there was ice on the street in...
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Events
Original Masterclass with Antoine D
Original Masterclass with Antoine D'Agata
Not to be missed! Participate in the original Masterclass led by world famous photographer Antoine D'Agata! He will teach you how to become a better...
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Events
Lewis Watts "New Orleans Suite"
Lewis Watts "New Orleans Suite"
Lewis Watts, a photographer based in Richmond, California, has been photographing in New Orleans since 1994. He was initially drawn to its history and...
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Photographers
Bryan David Griffith:
Bryan David Griffith: ''The Last Bookstores'' and ''Fires of Change''
I'm very influenced by a whole bunch of dead people, and people who spoke languages I don't share, by the magic of the book. This is the only thing...
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News
Marta Zgierska and Christian Vium won the Prix HSBC
Marta Zgierska and Christian Vium won the Prix HSBC
The 21st edition of the HSBC Photography Prize was held in the HSBC Bank headquarters in Paris, France. The two winners are a Polish photographer...
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